Boy did I get a surprise this week . I had originally applied for a 6K tag and was turned down and given a preference point for next year. Well yesterday in the mail I received a letter from the DEC . They said the area had fewer application than anticipated and they sent me one.
I am guessing, as I have heard, that a lot of people did not apply due to the extra $10. tax on them this year.
All of us, at one time or another have gone on a hunting trip and had what we call “Blue Bird” weather. Warm evenings and almost hot days. We hunt in our t-shirts and enjoy the sunshine. We are way up in the mountains and have a whole week to hunt. How could it get any better?
That is, until we score on that big buck or bull. We work to get it out of the field and skinned as quickly as possible to cool it down. But try as we might, we just can’t get...